Robert A. and Sandra S. Borns Jewish Studies Program

Posted: February 12, 2013 by IUsec in Announcements, Scholarships

Scholarships and Administrative Internship – For Jewish Studies Major, Certificate, and Hebrew Minor Students for the 2013-2014 academic year

Application Deadline: Friday, March 1, 2013

 Robert A. and Sandra S. Borns Scholarships & Robert A. and Sandra S. Borns Merit Scholarships
 Irving Katz Scholarship – preference may be given to students studying Jewish history
 Henry Fischel, Ph.D., Scholarship – for incoming juniors and seniors who will study in Israel on an approved overseas study program or volunteer in an organized nonprofit program during the 2013-2014 year
 The Percy Family Scholarship
 Sandra and Stanley Trackman Scholarship
 Edward M. Dayan Scholarship – preference given to a student planning to teach Hebrew or Jewish Studies
 Robert A. and Sandra S. Borns Administrative Internship in Jewish Studies – Intern will serve a professional apprenticeship with Dr. Carolyn Upson-Walker, Assistant Director, to assist with recruiting students, alumni relations, and career support for current students, as well as clerical duties, data entry, mailings, and miscellaneous projects for the Jewish Studies staff. Applicants must be in residence at Indiana University Bloomington for both the fall 2013 and spring 2014 semesters. Intern will work an average of 10-12 hours/week (with maximum wages of $3,000). Jewish Studies students interested in a career in communal service are encouraged to apply. Excellent career experience. Non-resident aliens need appropriate work authorization.

 Students with minimum GPA of 3.200 who are either majoring in Jewish Studies or pursuing the Jewish Studies certificate or Jewish Studies minor in Hebrew. Students with significant financial need and a minimum GPA of 3.000 or higher may also apply. Students graduating in December 2013 will be eligible for fall 2013 funding only.
 Recipients must be full-time students and maintain a minimum of a 3.000 GPA during the funding period.
 Students may use scholarship funding toward overseas study programs that allow them to continue normal academic progress toward graduation or to pursue full-time, unpaid Jewish Studies-related internships away from IUB in the fall or spring when registered for ASCS-W 499 or ASCS-Q 398.

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